Docetaxel in Treating Patients With Advanced Cancer of the Cervix
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00003445|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : April 23, 2004
Last Update Posted : June 26, 2013
RATIONALE: Drugs used in chemotherapy use different ways to stop tumor cells from dividing so they stop growing or die.
PURPOSE: Phase II trial to study the effectiveness of docetaxel in treating patients with advanced cancer of the cervix.
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Cervical Cancer||Drug: docetaxel||Phase 2|
OBJECTIVES: I. Assess the antitumor activity of docetaxel as neoadjuvant chemotherapy in patients with locally advanced squamous cell carcinoma of the cervix. II. Assess the tumor response, toxic effect, and survival rate of this regimen in these patients.
OUTLINE: Patients receive docetaxel IV over 1 hour on day 1. Treatment is repeated every 3 weeks for 3 courses. Patients are followed every 3 months posttreatment.
PROJECTED ACCRUAL: A total of 16-35 patients will be accrued for this study.
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Official Title:||Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy With Docetaxel in Advanced Cervical Carcinoma|
|Study Start Date :||December 1997|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||April 2004|
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00003445
|Unidad Oncologica Del Comahue|
|Neuquen, Argentina, 8300|
|Study Chair:||Carlos Teodoro Vallejo, MD||Grupo Oncologico Cooperativo del Sur|